Start treating them as mortals

The shocking exit of India from the world cup at the qualifying stage has an important lesson for all of us Indians!

We are not able to digest this shock because we have always treated our cricket players as super men and gods, as capable of superlative performances at all times.  Unfortunately, our players  also believed this hype and succumbed easily!!

It is not just cricket players but also film stars and politicians who are adored by the media (and mercilessly dumped when out of favour)

Its time we relate to people as mortals capable of failing!!


1 Comment

  1. March 26, 2007 at 7:22 am

    […] players. Perhaps this is the other extreme of idolizing our cricket players. Lets treat them as just human beings capable of failing and nothing […]

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